Istanbul Kent University is located in the heart of Istanbul, and has a unique harmony within campus, as well as with its surrounding environment. It was founded by the Unimpeded Education Foundation (ENEV) to help in Turkey’s development. ENEV was founded to introduce advanced technology, modern science developments, and technology at world standards to teens in order to provide them with a modern, productive, and effective education, while offering the public a service in education, health, and culture. The future of Turkey, wanting to play a more effective and vocal part in the world, depends on the investments made in education. Turkey has a better chance of reaching its 2023 goals with experts trained in their own fields, with expertise in practice as well as theory, who can utilize technology thanks to receiving a good education.
Istanbul Kent University aims to keep up with the changes in the developing world and closely monitor global developments in the fields of education, science, methodology and technology. It also aims to educate world citizens who embrace their national and cultural values and who are self-confident and skilled enough to compete in national and international arenas alike. In trying to achieve these goals, Kent University has established the principle to provide all necessary support so its students do not have to face any physical or financial setbacks. Istanbul Kent University presents its students with all necessary equipment to raise individuals who are curious, inquisitive, cognitive, analytical and responsible as well as social, productive, understanding and have empathy. With its modern and innovative academic staff, its student-centered educational approach and its attentive personnel; as well as its technological infrastructure, well-equipped laboratories and workshops and solution partners, each successful members of their own sector, Istanbul Kent University provides its students with job experience prior to graduation, thus preparing them for the future.
Istanbul Kent University, which accepted its first students in the 2017 - 2018 academic year, was founded by the Unimpeded Education Foundation (ENEV). Berna Yılmaz, the Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees, is known for providing educational opportunities for disadvantaged children. Prof. Dr. M. Necmettin Atsü is the Rector of the University. Built at the center of Istanbul, preserving the architecture of the historic German Hospital in Taksim, our University aims to raise talented, self-confident world citizens who can compete in national and international fields.